Posts Tagged ‘ GreenBuild ’

Amal Clooney to Keynote 2018 Greenbuild

Jul 12th, 2018

Human rights lawyer and humanitarian Amal Clooney will deliver the opening keynote remarks at this year’s Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, scheduled for November 14-16 at Chicago’s McCormick Place Convention Center. Registration for Greenbuild is now open. Clooney is a British lawyer who specializes in international law and human rights. She is also a visiting […]

Greenbuild Exhibitors Focus on New Developments and Opportunities

Nov 10th, 2017

Sustainability and green building are nothing new to the door and window industry, and the trend won’t be stopping anytime soon. Companies focused on green building are helping the planet while stepping into a role that meets market demand to save energy and costs. Greenbuild 2017, along with ABX 2017, wrapped up this week at […]

Andersen to Showcase Sustainable Building Trends at Greenbuild

Nov 3rd, 2017

Andersen Corp. will explore the relationship between architecture and sustainability at the 2017 Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, to be held in conjunction with Architecture Boston Expo (ABX) at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, November 8 – 10. This year’s show marks Andersen’s 15th consecutive year of exhibiting. The Andersen Window & Doors booth, […]

Bill Clinton to Speak at Greenbuild

Sep 18th, 2017

President Bill Clinton will give a special keynote address at the 2017 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, scheduled for November 8-10 in Boston. Clinton’s address will take place on Thursday, November 9, from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. “President Clinton is a longtime friend and advocate of the green building movement […]

Homes of the Future: Where Does Glass Fit In?

Oct 7th, 2016

What will homes be like in 2020? 2050? And, maybe even more important, what role will glass and fenestration products play in the homes of the future? The Greenbuild KB Home ProjeKt was a highlight of the expo that took place this week in Los Angeles. The demonstration home, constructed on the show floor with […]

Greenbuild Exhibitors Focus on Trends and Innovations

Oct 6th, 2016

The 2016 Greenbuild Expo is underway this week at the Los Angeles Convention Center, where hundreds of exhibitors are featuring their latest eco-friendly, sustainable building products and solutions. The show is not without a glazing industry presence, as exhibitors are focusing on a range of fenestration products. While many companies at the show had also […]

Why “Green” Might Turn Off Home Buyers

Feb 11th, 2016

Does the language of “green building” really connect with home buyers? That was the focus of “Make It Matter! How to Sell When ‘Green’ Doesn’t Mean ‘Go,’ ” a session at the recent Greenbuild conference in Washington, D.C. Rose Quint, assistant vice president for research at the National Association of Home Builders, presented statistics that show consumers know why energy […]

December Newscast: Blooperama!

Dec 15th, 2015

DWM’s December newscast covers the recent Greenbuild conference in Washington, D.C., but stick around for our annual blooper reel. It highlights (lowlights?) the hilarious gaffes made by DWM’s staff over the course of the year. Enjoy! Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

At Greenbuild, The Buzzword is ‘Sustainability’

Nov 19th, 2015

The 2015 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo opened on Wednesday in Washington, D.C., with famous faces evangelizing about sustainability and a greater emphasis on residential construction. Director James Cameron, who created two of the highest-grossing movies of all time with Titanic and Avatar, was the star attraction of the opening session. He sat down for […]

Are Green Building Codes ‘A Food Label For a Building’?

Oct 20th, 2015

The importance of environmental transparency in the manufacture of doors and windows was a big part of the second day of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) fall conference in Cambridge, Md., on Tuesday. Aaron Smith, the director of sustainable building solutions with ASSA ABLOY, gave a presentation titled “Opening the Door to Transparency – LEED v4, […]